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The Gemini Sonnets #3
By Son of Sonnet
You’ve followed me since I was young and small.
My thoughts would often beckon to the sky,
until one day a voice returned my call.
A gentle whisper came to answer “why.”
Since then our partnership has only grown.
All thoughts go second guessed by your remark.
I gained a gift to never be alone,
and yet it’s you I fear when days are dark.
The moment nears. A choice that must be made.
Remove the hold you have upon my throat,
or you’ll regret the years that you have stayed.
By God I’ll wield your dreadful antidote.
No matter what has welded us as one,
I’ll stop at nothing ’til this war is won.